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Where Were You When The World Stopped Turning?

Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning is a song written by the American singer-songwriter Alan Jackson. It was the lead single from his tenth...
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Lou Reed – Walk on the Wild Side

"Walk on the Wild Side" is a song by Lou Reed from his second solo album, Transformer (1972). It was produced by David Bowie and Mick Ronson, and released as a...
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Billie Holiday – Autumn in New York

Autumn in New York is a jazz standard composed by Vernon Duke in 1934 for the Broadway musical Thumbs Up! which opened on December 27, 1934, performed by J. Harold Murray. Many...
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Duke Ellington – Take the “A” Train

Relive the 1930s when New York City's A express train to Harlem was shiny and new. Even today you can take the same speedy...
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U2 – Angel of Harlem

"Angel of Harlem" is a song by Irish rock band U2. It is the tenth track on their 1988 studio album Rattle and Hum and was released...

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Doctors riot of 1788

The Doctors riot was an incident that occurred in April 1788 in New York City Doctors riot, where the illegal procurement of corpses from the graves of slaves and...
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The Levys’ Unique New York!

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